Anuja Rao

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Go Girl Topic: What would world look like if every household had a 3D printer?

Anuja is a professional Board Advisor & Director with 10+years as Non-Executive Director  Rao Resources, Early Childhood Management Services, 25+years in Senior Executive Management at Private, Government, National, International & Diversified Businesses  such as Nokia, Siemens, Digital Equipment Corporation, Telstra, UXC Consulting, Defence.
She has been at the forefront of Disruptive Technologies since 1990 working in Telecommunications, Information Technology, Media, and now 3D Printing. Anuja Rao currently is Director of Select 3D which specialises in 3D printing strategy and services.

What is the most awesome thing about having a career in tech for you?
Solving business and market problems

As a child, did you dream of a career in tech?
Yes – application of maths and science was important to me

What’s the coolest thing you’ve done, both personally and professionally?
Personally – snow skiing a half tube; Professionally – engaging with government on incentives for economic development in the area of technology and business development.

Why are you passionate about diversity in technology?
Brings diverse opinion to develop innovative technology solutions

What would your advice be to your 15 year old self?
Prepare short term goals and evolve thing about long term goals and how this may fit into the existing and future landscape.